iamjoyouslight

My Journey Home

Category Archives: Motivation

Possibilities

Maybe it’s because I’m in a new apartment – not just new to me, but new to anybody. Maybe it’s because it’s quiet, truly quiet, for the first time in … Continue reading

February 21, 2021 · Leave a comment

In the Land of Hopes and Dreams

In the land of hopes and dreams I rest tonight With gratefulness in my heart For all who made it possible To have this moment, live in this moment With … Continue reading

January 21, 2021 · Leave a comment

Illumination

Being a trauma survivor has been difficult throughout my life, but in particular these past four years.  The abuses and gaslighting served up by the 45th United States president and … Continue reading

January 9, 2021 · Leave a comment

Together We Are the Miracles

When I struggle to find the light, I look to others, for we are not alone – TOGETHER we are the miracles we need each and every day. Sometimes I … Continue reading

January 1, 2021 · Leave a comment

The Wonder of it All

Holidays can be so hard. Self-imposed pressures, along with those coming from others, can cause distress in our lives. The traditions of the season can seem more like a chore … Continue reading

December 26, 2020 · Leave a comment

My Journey Back

I’m beginning to realize that most of the decisions I have made in this lifetime have been made out of fear.  As a trauma survivor, I’m told, that’s not unusual.  … Continue reading

November 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

It doesn’t have to be so HARD.

My reality is catching up with me now. I am experiencing ABUNDANCE in all ways. I have been blessed by being approved to receive unemployment benefits; my landlord has granted me … Continue reading

July 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Leaning towards joy. A dedication toward SELF.

I spent the vast majority of my life up until now in FEAR. It dropped me to my knees in 2013. Now, I’m happy to say that it was on … Continue reading

June 28, 2015 · 1 Comment